experience

professional

  • Technical Analyst - Paradise Valley Unified School District (2012 - present)

      • Design and influence the technology direction of the district community

      • Continual analysis of department resources, operations, and workflows for recommendations to leadership

      • Project management and implementation

      • Technical lead and training of colleagues

      • Oversight of contractor/consultant relationships

      • Responsible for management and maintenance of core infrastructure technologies

      • Notes:

          • Participated in one of the first K-12 implementations of Google Apps in the United States, continue to manage an extensive G Suite deployment with approximately 35,000 users and a nearly equivalent fleet of Chrome devices

  • Warehouse Manager - Christian's Fitness Factory (2019)

      • Process customer orders and pick items accurately

      • Pack items (up to 150 lbs) for same day order shipment

      • Pack and book freight shipments

      • Master shipping systems and costs

      • Maintain accurate shipment records

      • Maintain organization of stocked items throughout the warehouse

      • Maintain safety and cleanliness of warehouse, office, and showroom

      • Inventory cycle counts

      • Manage and assist in unloading, counting and restocking container shipments

      • Create warehouse supply orders

      • Helped rebuild shipping and inventory system using Lean methodology principles

      • Cross-train to supplement and reinforce other business roles as needed

  • Seasonal Operations Associate - Kohl's (2018 -2019)

      • Pick and pack online orders quickly and accurately

      • Understand and implement omnichannel retailing

      • Unload, process, and stock freight shipments and new inventory

      • Assist with operations ranging from visual merchandising to price tagging

      • Helped build out pilot online shopping workflow

      • Cross-train in all other roles

  • Consultation on Scaling Computer Science Curriculum - CSTA (2018 - 2019)

      • Provided recommendations for disseminating computer science courses and curriculum to various school districts, particularly rural and under-served locations

  • Executive Advisory Committee Member- Everybody Matters, Inc. (2018 - 2019)

      • Website design and training

      • Social media manager

      • Fundraising

  • WordPress Consultation and Training - STEM Az Education Collaborative (2016 - 2017)

      • Trained and advised webmaster on all things related to web design and online presence, with a particular focus on WordPress

      • Completed more technical tasks and maintenance

      • Notes:

          • Website is no longer in operation

          • Contracted

  • Independent Content Quality Editor - Quora (2014 - 2015)

      • Editing and quality control for high volumes of user-generated content

      • Ensure content is grammatically correct, engaging, and clear for the millions of Quora users daily

      • Notes:

          • Contracted

  • CTE IT Essentials Curriculum Creator - PVOnline (2014)

      • Developed the curriculum, content, and coursework for the Career Technical Education IT Essentials course

      • Notes:

          • Contracted

  • Operations Technician - Paradise Valley Unified School District (2010 - 2012)

      • Involved with creation, management, and design of pvONLINE

      • Designed and implemented best practices for educational technology including online curriculum, video adoption, and more

      • Proposal writer

      • Procurement, maintenance, and implementation of technology

  • Technology Curriculum Integration Consultant (2009 - 2010)

      • Integrated technology into curriculum through video portals, content management systems, iTunes U, and more

      • Notes:

          • Sub-contracted

  • Multimedia Consultant - STP (2009 - 2010)

      • Aided with website design, SEO, and online content creation for STP (Shark Tide Productions)

      • Notes:

          • Company is now defunct

          • Contracted

  • Site Technology Specialist - Paradise Valley Unified School District (2007 - 2008)

      • Procurement, maintenance, and implementation of technology

      • End-user training and support

      • Liaison and advocate for community at assigned site

  • Contributing Researcher and Writer - The Social Media Bible (2008)

      • Contributing researcher, writer, and editor on a wide variety of social media networks for the Social Media Bible

      • Notes:

          • Contracted

  • Game Design Instructor - Paradise Valley Unified School District (2008)

      • Instructor for a summer school game design course that targeted 5th-10th graders

      • Taught principles of game design as well as the software program

      • All students had developed their own game by the end of the course

  • Website Consultant - Arizona State University W. P. Carey School of Business (2007)

      • Developed and edited content for website redesign

      • Collected and analyzed data from end-users prior to, during, and after the redesign by conducting usability tests

      • Gave recommendations to maximize website usability, marketability, and efficiency

      • Notes:

          • Contracted

          • Website is different now

  • Computer Lab Specialist - Arizona State University Applied Learning Technologies Institute (2005 - 2007)

      • Assisted students, faculty, and staff with multimedia production, audio/video post-production, document design, and large format printing

      • Assisted with Microcomputers in Education Conferences

      • Worked with Conexiones, an outreach program that brought technology to children of low socioeconomic status

      • Provided technology troubleshooting, maintenance, and training

      • Provided support and content management for Blackboard

volunteer

  • HandsOn Greater Phoenix

      • COVID-19 RESPONSE: Food Pantry Helper

  • Mission for AZ/AZ Dems

      • Volunteer Leader

  • Julie Gunnigle for Maricopa County Attorney

  • St. Mary's Food Bank

  • Kate Gallego for Phoenix Mayor

  • Arizona Democratic Party

      • 2018 Volunteer Fellow

  • CSforAZ

      • Website designer (csforaz.org)

      • Team member

  • AZForBernie

      • Grassroots volunteer movement comprised of like-minded individuals that was not officially associated with the Sanders campaign

      • Involved in coordinating efforts with other grassroots groups throughout the United States to consolidate messaging and provide efficient, uniform outreach

      • Used a variety of digital tools to collaborate and coordinate efforts and resources

      • Assisted with website content and design

  • Climate Hawks

      • Research and data collection/aggregation

  • Golden West Senior Community

      • Website designer

      • Notes:

          • Website no longer in operation